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DealBook Today's News Summary - September 6, 2016: Top story | Highlights | Buzz Tracker | Looking Ahead

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Top Story Subprime Lender, Busy at State Level, Avoids Federal Scrutiny By BEN PROTESS OneMain Financial, the nation’s largest subprime installment lender, has not weighed in on proposed federal rules, but it has lobbied several states.

DealBook Afternoon News Summary - August 16, 2016: Top Story | Highlights | Buzz Tracker | Looking Ahead

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Top Story DEAL PROFESSOR Expect Little Antitrust Challenge to Walmart’s Bid for Jet.com By STEVEN DAVIDOFF SOLOMON Regulators are stuck in an outdated view of the world, while the internet giants are more attuned to the threat of nascent competitors.

DealBook Today's News Summary - August 15, 2016. Top Story | Highlights | Buzz Tracker | Looking Ahead

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Top Story WHITE COLLAR WATCH Blurred Lines in Pursuing Insider Trading Cases By PETER J. HENNING There are no guidelines to distinguish between the cases that deserve criminal prosecution and the ones that receive only a civil proceeding. DealBook Highlights In the U.S., VW Owners Get Cash. In Europe, They Get Plastic Tubes. By JACK EWING European owners of tainted Volkswagen diesels are being offered far less in restitution than American owners, but online legal start-ups are working to close the gap. ANOTHER VIEW The Risks of Unfettered Capitalism By JEFF SOVERN When you hear complaints about too much regulation, don’t forget to ask what harm that regulation may prevent. Buzz Tracker Elon Musk’s goals at Tesla often fall short.  In past five years, Tesla failed to meet more than 20 of his projections, and missed 10 goals by nearly a year on average. Mr. Musk says he “doesn’t set targets that I know can’t be met.” –  The Wall Str

DealBook Today's News Summary on August 12, 2016: Top Story: Fox News Names 2 Insiders to Top Posts | DealBook Highlights | Buzz Tracker

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Top Story Fox News Names 2 Insiders to Top Posts By JOHN KOBLIN Bill Shine and Jack Abernethy, veterans of the organization, were named by Rupert Murdoch to help fill the void left by the ouster of Roger Ailes.